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Hotel & Travel

When making a reservation, please be sure to book within a NACUFS block. Options for hotels are as follows:

Headquarters Hotel:
Le Westin Montreal
270 St. Antoine West
Montreal, QC H2Y 0A3 Canada
Daily Rate: $190.00 plus taxes and fees 
Contact: 1-877-961-8111 and use group code CUD10A
Note: Valet service is mandatory and may require additional fees 

Pre-Conference Activities

Wednesday, March 20th, 2019

McGill University Tour with Lunch    
Price: $30/person

Description: Discover McGill’s Downtown Campus — a mosaic of historic and modern buildings — founded almost 200 years ago. It is located in the heart of downtown Montreal, a city as distinguished and diverse as McGill’s student body. Come visit McGill’s Award Winning Dining Services that has maintained its position as a leader in the campus dining industry by focusing on sustainability, ethical practices, and the health of its clientele. When dining in one of our residential dining halls or retail locations, you are getting so much more than a meal.

Details: Depart Westin Hotel at 11:00am.  Tour route: Bishop Mountain Hall Dining Center for lunch and tour; Downtown campus tour including McConnell Café, Dispatch, Booster Juice, Première Moison; Royal Victoria College Dining Hall. Return to Westin Hotel approximately 3:00pm. Transportation, lunch and sampling included.

Old Montreal Food Tour                        
Price: $63/person                                                                                   

Description: Old Montreal is a one-of-a-kind European-style district. Its historic buildings, narrow streets, and flourishing foodie scene make it a mix of exciting elements to taste and discover. Through public squares, landmarks, and eateries, our tour blends English and French cultures in a unique and interactive way. Taking an Old Montreal Food Tour allows you to experience, with a knowledgeable local with a passion for food and culture, the indoor culinary scene locals love so much, and the outdoor historic sights. Join us and uncover some of Montreal’s most enticing bits of history, visual treats, and tasty bites.

Details: This 3 hour walking tour departs from the Crew Collective Café (a 2 minute walk from the Westin Hotel) with staggered times beginning at 11:00 a.m.  Visiting five different tasting locations, stopping at historic landmarks. Four of the tasting locations are sit-down restaurants, including one brewpub serving local craft beer. They range from a local gluten-free bakery, to a café serving a classic Montreal bagel topped with salmon. Two traditional Québécois tastings are included along the way while you discover and savour Montreal’s history. In between food tastings, you will learn about Montreal’s culture and history, through its old and not-so-old buildings, in a fresh Local Montreal Tour way! All food tastings are included in the ticket price.